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Firefighters from five fire districts worked to put out a fast spreading grass fire alongside State Route 9, just south of Snohomish on Friday afternoon. Doug Ramsay / For The Herald

Brush Fire closes St Rt 9

Firefighters from five fire districts worked to put out a fast spreading grass fire alongside State Route 9, just south of Snohomish on Friday afternoon… Continue reading

Firefighters from five fire districts worked to put out a fast spreading grass fire alongside State Route 9, just south of Snohomish on Friday afternoon. Doug Ramsay / For The Herald

Walk soccer offers a more casual way to play

The ‘fun alternative to the full version of the game’ has come to Snohomish County.

Barbara Berg (left) and Barbara “Blue” DeMaesschalck perform with the Crackpot Comedy Cavalcade.

Crackpot Comedy Cavalcade

Jesse Stoddard leads members of the improv group in a weekly class.

Barbara Berg (left) and Barbara “Blue” DeMaesschalck perform with the Crackpot Comedy Cavalcade.

Thursday’s prep boys basketball results

BOYS BASKETBALL Kamiak 70, Jackson 56 Kamiak 25 15 12 18 —70 Jackson 10 24 17 5 —56 Kamiak—Carson Tuttle 29, Danny Sharpe 16, Christian… Continue reading

Ski season starts at Stevens; Baker and Crystal also open

Herald staff Stevens Pass Ski Resort opened on Wednesday and reported that snow fell all day. It was falling again Thursday morning, and the resort… Continue reading

Photos: In step at the fair in Monroe

The annual Evergreen State Fair in Monroe continues through next Monday, Sept. 5.… Continue reading

Photo: Hungry birds

Wyatt Glick, 2, of Lake Stevens, reacts to the onrushing ducks while feeding them at Lake Tye on Wednesday afternoon in Monroe.… Continue reading

PHOTO: Examining the evidence

City, county and state first responders had the opportunity to examine mock crime scenes during the Crime Scene Evidence Technician Course at Everett Community College… Continue reading